The national, all-girls’ professional development event is being held in Detroit, September 3-6 Detroit – (Sept. 3) – Twenty-four teens from First Tee chapters across the country are attending the John Deere Drive Your Future Academy this week in Detroit. Held Sept. 3-6, the academic, care...Read More
Making a Difference
At First Tee we strive to not only make good golfers, but better people. Participants and alumni across the country talk about what First Tee means to them, how the program has influenced them and how they plan to give back. In this blog, you will find out why golf is truly different than other sports by seeing it through the eyes of our participants and mentors who make our mission a reality.
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FL. and ATLANTA, GA. (August 31, 2021) – First Tee participants from Atlanta, Houston, New York and Orange County have each been awarded scholarships and selection in to the First Tee College Scholarship Program. The teens were selected following their participation in the Fir...Read More
Experiences can be some of our greatest teachers, and with the school year beginning there are a variety of learning opportunities ahead for parents and students alike. While some will be fun and exciting, others may be challenging or difficult to navigate. Without practice or understanding, some of...Read More
Cory Tucker, Program Director at First Tee – Central Ohio has been coaching with First Tee for nine years. His love of sports and coaching is evident in his long-time work with First Tee, but also in his life off the golf course, where he plays and coaches baseball and basketball as well. “I beg...Read More
Taking on Challenges Marian C., First Tee – Four Corners 1. How do you prepare for challenges? One of the things that makes facing and overcoming challenges so difficult is that they are often unexpected and therefore difficult to truly prepare for. In my experience, mentally preparing for the...Read More